Video 8 - Anna’s Story

Anna tells her story about living with atrial fibrillation including her symptoms and their impact on her lifestyle. She shares her experience with medications to control her atrial fibrillation and how she maintains her optimism about preventing stroke. Anna discusses the importance of sticking to her management plan, such as taking medications as directed, eating well, exercising regularly and getting adequate rest.

Video 9 - Peter’s Story

Peter describes his treatment path that included medications and eventually ablation. This is a surgical procedure that can help patients who are experiencing severe symptoms from their atrial fibrillation. Peter describes the risks and benefits he considered in making the decision to undergo ablation, what happened during his procedure and his recovery.